“Night Life” by Donna Somboonlakana

Night Life Donna Somboonlakana Outskirts Press (2018) ISBN 9781478792390 Reviewed by Eliana (age 8) and Noelle (big sister) for Reader Reviews (10/18) When we go to sleep the animals of the night wake up and begin their day. From small, medium, and large, these animals come from a variety of species, all with one thing […]

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“Peanut” by David D. Bernstein

PEANUT David D. Bernstein Outskirts Press (2018) ISBN 9781478794837 Reviewed by Eliana (age 7), and Noelle (big sister) for Reader Views Kids (9/18) “Peanut” by David D. Bernstein is a story about a young girl named Wendy who’s dealing with the loss of her father after her parent’s divorce. She remembers her dad through the […]

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“The Irate Pirate” by Jim Best

THE IRATE PIRATE Jim Best Outskirts Press (2018) ISBN 9781478792215 Reviewed by Sarina (age 4), Eliana (age 7) and Noelle (big sister) for Reader Views Kids (9/18) “The Irate Pirate” by Jim Best is a story about a young boy named Petie, who is a pirate in training. It’s only natural for him to be […]

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My Freaky Family by Kim Schaedler

My Freaky Family Kim Schaedler Outskirts Press, Inc. (2007) ISBN 9781432706173 Reviewed by Conner (age 4) and Mom for Reader Views (4/08)   “My Freaky Family” introduces us to all the family members using alliterative descriptions. “That was a short story.” “What did you think of it?” “I like it and that’s it.” “Is your […]

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Caenus and the Quiver of Artemis by Christopher S. Ledbetter

Caenus and the Quiver of Artemis Christopher S. Ledbetter Outskirts Press, Inc. (2009) ISBN 9781432734138 Reviewed by Dylan James (age 12) for Reader Views (2/09)   Caenus struggles as he locks weapons with his opponent, the fierce Makedon, son of Hypatios from Neapolis. But this struggle isn’t just about the arena, or the pride that […]

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